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episodic


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Episodic  \Ep`i*so"dic\,  Episodical  \Ep`i*so"dic*al\,  a.  [Cf.  F. 
  ['e]pisodique.  See  {Episode}.] 
  Of  or  pertaining  to  an  episode;  adventitious.  -- 
  {Ep`i*so"dic*al*ly},  adv 
 
  Such  a  figure  as  Jacob  Brattle,  purely  episodical 
  though  it  be  is  an  excellent  English  portrait.  --H. 
  James. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  episodic 
  adj  1:  of  writing  or  narration;  divided  into  or  composed  of 
  episodes;  "the  book  is  episodic  and  the  incidents 
  don't  always  hang  together" 
  2:  occurring  or  appearing  at  usually  irregular  intervals; 
  "episodic  in  his  affections";  "occasional  headaches"  [syn: 
  {occasional}] 
  3:  limited  in  duration  to  a  single  episode;  "an  account 
  concerned  primarily  with  episodic  events  such  as  the 
  succession  of  rulers" 




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